The affordable housing lottery has launched for Rise LIC, an 11-story mixed-use building at 29-17 40th Avenue in Long Island City, Queens. Designed by Fogarty Finger Architects and developed by SB Development, the structure yields 103 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 31 units for residents at 80 to 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $53,898 to $192,400.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 563 West 170th Street in Washington Heights, Manhattan. Located between St. Nicholas Avenue and Audubon Avenue, the lot is two blocks north of the 168th Street subway stations, serviced by the A, C, and 1 trains. Mike Reznik under the WH Capital LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work is getting close to completion on The Aman New York, a residential and hotel conversion and expansion of the 30-story Crown Building at 730 Fifth Avenue in Midtown. Designed by Jean-Michel Gathy and developed by OKO Group, the project involves the construction of a low-rise annex and the restoration and repurposing of the 101-year-old Warren and Wetmore-designed office tower into 83 guest rooms and 22 residences. Gilbane Building Company is serving as the general contractor for the development, which spans Fifth Avenue between West 56th and West 57th Streets, aka Billionaires’ Row.
Updated renderings have been revealed for 475 Bay Street, a 12-story affordable housing property in Stapleton, Staten Island. Designed by GF55 Partners and developed by BFC Partners, the 250,000-square-foot structure will yield 269 units.
The affordable housing lottery has launched for The Willoughby, a 34-story mixed-use building at 196 Willoughby Street in Downtown Brooklyn. Designed by Perkins Eastman and developed by RXR Realty, the structure yields 476 residences. Available on NYC Housing Connect are 143 units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $86,503 to $167,570.